ROSEMONT -- Dr. Bruce E. Cohen, an orthopaedic surgeon from North Carolina, has been named president of the Rosemont-based American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society.
In addition to leading the 2,400-member society, Cohen will serve on the board of its fundraising arm, the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation.
As president, Cohen will focus on enhancing the society's educational activities through technology, strengthening outreach efforts to international and allied health organizations, and solidifying long-term financial and strategic plans.
Cohen is CEO of OrthoCarolina in Charlotte, where he specializes in orthopaedic foot and ankle reconstruction. He is also Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Vice Chairman of Operations at Atrium Musculoskeletal Institute in Charlotte. he received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia.